Decisions

Use the below search options at the bottom of the page to find information regarding recent decisions that have been taken by the council’s decision making bodies, and officers.

Alternatively you can visit the officer decisions page for information just showing officer delegated decisions that have been taken by council officers.

For historical officer decisions before 10/11/2018 please see: List of Historical Officer Decisions

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Decisions published

09/11/2018 - Delegated Changes to the West of England Joint Spatial Plan ref: 1161    Approved

To respond to the examination Inspectors’ request
To provide further evidence to support the Councils’ position at the forthcoming hearings

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 28/11/2018

Effective from: 09/11/2018

Decision:

To make provisional changes to the West of England Joint Spatial Plan

Lead officer: Martin Shields


09/11/2018 - Delegated changes to the B&NES Local Plan Consultation Document & an extension to the consultation period ref: 1155    Approved

To correct errors and provide clarification to the Consultation Document

To align the Local Plan consultation dates with the concurrent JSP consultation

Decision Maker: Director Development and Public Protection

Decision published: 14/11/2018

Effective from: 09/11/2018

Decision:

To make changes to the Local Plan Options Consultation Document Nov 2018 as set out in the schedule of changes

To extend the consultation period to 7th January 2019

Lead officer: Simon De Beer


31/10/2018 - Youth Connect Public Service Mutual ref: 1150    Approved

Youth Connect is seeking approval to establish itself as a Public Service Mutual, to safeguard and extend Youth Services in Bath and North East Somerset.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed to:

 

1)  Confirm in principle its support for Youth Connect becoming an independent Public Service Mutual, subject to further due diligence/assurance;

2)  Delegate to the Corporate Director, in consultation with Cabinet Member for Children and Young People, and the Section 151 Officer the final approval to establish the Public Service Mutual and the allocation of transitional funding to support its establishment;

3)  Note that a further report may come forward for approval for funding when the “due diligence” process has been completed.

Lead officer: Sally Churchyard


31/10/2018 - Strategic Transport Consultation Options ref: 1149    Approved

Cabinet is asked to agree the Strategic Transport Options consultation documents for public engagement from 12th November to 21st December.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet:

 

1)  Agreed the Strategic Transport Studies consultation documents for public engagement from 12th November to 21st December 2018;

2)  Delegated authority to the Director Environmental Services to make minor changes to the document prior to publication.

Lead officer: Claire Cornelius


31/10/2018 - Joint Community Safety Plan ref: 1145    Approved

This was approved, as set out in the recommendations.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed the Joint Plan and recommend it to full Council for adoption.

Lead officer: Samantha Jones


31/10/2018 - The Great Spas of Europe ref: 1148    Approved

The Great Spas of Europe is a long term international partnership project which could result in a second UNESCO World Heritage inscription for the City of Bath. Cabinet endorsement is sought before the nomination document is submitted to UNESCO.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed endorse the submission of the Great Spas of Europe nomination to UNESCO.

Lead officer: Tony Crouch.


31/10/2018 - Medium Term Financial Strategy ref: 1147    Approved

The report will set out the challenges and options to enable the Council to deliver a balanced budget over the next 5 years. The focus will be the financial constraints within which the Council is operating over the financial years 2019/20 & 2020/21.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed to approve the Medium Term Financial Strategy.

Lead officer: Donna Parham


31/10/2018 - Treasury Management 2018/19 Quarter 2 Performance Report (Mid-Year Update) ref: 1146    Approved

Approved to note at Cabinet and Council.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed that:

 

1)  The Treasury Management Report to 30th September 2018, prepared in accordance with the CIPFA Treasury Code of Practice, is noted;

2)  The Treasury Management Indicators to 30th September 2018 are noted.

Lead officer: Andrew Stanton


31/10/2018 - Westfield Neighbourhood Development Plan ref: 1142    Approved

Subject to passing the Community Referendum in September 2018 this report will seek to make and bring into force the Westfield Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 31/10/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed to make and bring into force the Westfield Neighbourhood Development Plan as part of the Development Plan for the Westfield Neighbourhood Area, in accordance with Section 38A(4) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (as amended by the Localism Act 2011 and the Housing and Planning Act 2016).

 

 

Wards affected: Westfield;

Lead officer: Richard Daone


31/10/2018 - BANES New Local Plan Options Consultation ref: 1143    Approved

This report seeks the agreement of the B&NES new Local Plan Options consultation document (Regulation 18).

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 31/10/2018 - Cabinet

Decision published: 31/10/2018

Effective from: 08/11/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet:

 

(1)  Agreed the Local Plan Options consultation document for public engagement from 12th November to 21st December 2018;

(2)  Delegated authority to the Director, Development and Public Protection, to make minor changes to the document for clarification and accuracy prior to publication.

Lead officer: Simon De Beer